The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 145 98 168
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +70
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 84 145 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 2.57% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 8.98% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 60 98 61
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1828 1614 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.54% 28.60% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1129 1086
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -24 42 £50,000 +7.52% 3
Slough 0 9 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Maidenhead -11 9 - - 2
Bracknell -14 4 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Newbury +3 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Wokingham -6 1 £36,000 -53.54%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 119 (63.64%) Cisco
2 102 (54.55%) Firewall
3 94 (50.27%) Telecoms
4 74 (39.57%) OSPF
5 68 (36.36%) BGP
6 67 (35.83%) Cisco Certification
7 66 (35.29%) MPLS
8 64 (34.22%) SNMP
9 60 (32.09%) Network Management
10 51 (27.27%) CCNP
11 48 (25.67%) DNS
12 46 (24.60%) Internet
13 45 (24.06%) Juniper
14 44 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
15 43 (22.99%) VPN
16 41 (21.93%) Microsoft
16 41 (21.93%) Broadband
17 39 (20.86%) Windows
17 39 (20.86%) Smartphone
18 38 (20.32%) LAN
18 38 (20.32%) CCNA
19 35 (18.72%) Network Security
20 33 (17.65%) WAN
21 31 (16.58%) IPsec
22 29 (15.51%) TCP/IP
22 29 (15.51%) CheckPoint
23 27 (14.44%) Retail
23 27 (14.44%) Billing
24 25 (13.37%) Huawei
25 24 (12.83%) 3G

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (8.02%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.88%) Lync
3 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.67%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.60%) IIS
7 3 (1.60%) Apache
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.53%) WordPress
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.60%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 102 (54.55%) Firewall
2 74 (39.57%) OSPF
3 68 (36.36%) BGP
4 66 (35.29%) MPLS
5 64 (34.22%) SNMP
6 48 (25.67%) DNS
7 46 (24.60%) Internet
8 44 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 43 (22.99%) VPN
10 41 (21.93%) Broadband
11 38 (20.32%) LAN
12 35 (18.72%) Network Security
13 33 (17.65%) WAN
14 31 (16.58%) IPsec
15 29 (15.51%) TCP/IP
16 24 (12.83%) 3G
17 19 (10.16%) SSL
17 19 (10.16%) Cisco IOS
17 19 (10.16%) 4G
18 18 (9.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.28%) MySQL
3 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.07%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
General
1 94 (50.27%) Telecoms
2 27 (14.44%) Retail
2 27 (14.44%) Billing
3 15 (8.02%) Finance
4 12 (6.42%) Marketing
5 5 (2.67%) Back Office
6 4 (2.14%) Legal
7 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (21.39%) Network Engineer
2 29 (15.51%) Support Engineer
3 24 (12.83%) Design Engineer
3 24 (12.83%) Senior Design Engineer
4 18 (9.63%) Technical Design Authority
4 18 (9.63%) IP Engineer
4 18 (9.63%) Senior IP Engineer
5 15 (8.02%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.02%) Senior Security Engineer
6 14 (7.49%) Consultant
6 14 (7.49%) Network Consultant
7 13 (6.95%) Technical Support
8 12 (6.42%) Security Consultant
8 12 (6.42%) Network Security Consultant
8 12 (6.42%) Voice Engineer
9 11 (5.88%) Network Support
9 11 (5.88%) Architect
9 11 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.35%) Product Manager
10 10 (5.35%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.60%) HTML
1 3 (1.60%) .NET
1 3 (1.60%) XMPP
2 1 (0.53%) WebRTC
2 1 (0.53%) J2EE
2 1 (0.53%) CORBA
2 1 (0.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.86%) Smartphone
2 19 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (4.81%) IVR
4 7 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.60%) Handset
5 3 (1.60%) Replication
6 2 (1.07%) Open Source
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
7 1 (0.53%) SecurID
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.86%) Windows
2 19 (10.16%) Linux
3 18 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.35%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.74%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.14%) Solaris
9 3 (1.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.09%) Network Management
2 18 (9.63%) Mentoring
3 15 (8.02%) Project Management
4 12 (6.42%) ITIL
4 12 (6.42%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (5.88%) Change Control
6 10 (5.35%) Product Management
6 10 (5.35%) Network Design
6 10 (5.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (4.28%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.28%) Data Security
8 6 (3.21%) Change Management
8 6 (3.21%) CRM
8 6 (3.21%) Load Balancing
9 5 (2.67%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.67%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.67%) Validation
10 4 (2.14%) Migration
10 4 (2.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (2.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.42%) SQL
2 4 (2.14%) PHP
3 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.53%) Python
5 1 (0.53%) C#
5 1 (0.53%) Java
5 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (35.83%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (27.27%) CCNP
3 38 (20.32%) CCNA
4 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.95%) Degree
6 8 (4.28%) CCSP
7 7 (3.74%) MCSA
8 5 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.67%) CCVP
8 5 (2.67%) JNCIA
9 4 (2.14%) MCITP
10 3 (1.60%) PMP
10 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.07%) CCIE
12 1 (0.53%) MCP
12 1 (0.53%) MCSE
12 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.53%) CCSA
12 1 (0.53%) CCDP
12 1 (0.53%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.42%) SLA
2 8 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.28%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (11.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.14%) SCCM
3 3 (1.60%) SCOM
3 3 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.60%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.07%) SmokePing
4 2 (1.07%) Nagios
4 2 (1.07%) Cacti
Vendors
1 119 (63.64%) Cisco
2 45 (24.06%) Juniper
3 41 (21.93%) Microsoft
4 29 (15.51%) CheckPoint
5 25 (13.37%) Huawei
6 24 (12.83%) F5
7 14 (7.49%) Avaya
8 11 (5.88%) VMware
9 10 (5.35%) Mitel
9 10 (5.35%) Nokia
10 9 (4.81%) Genesys
10 9 (4.81%) McAfee
10 9 (4.81%) Nortel
10 9 (4.81%) HP
10 9 (4.81%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.21%) ServiceNow
11 6 (3.21%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.67%) Oracle
13 4 (2.14%) Dell
13 4 (2.14%) Blue Coat
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